Practical tips for new product development Continue reading

Posted in Innovation | Leave a comment
Most Companies Suck at Innovation Because…

Most companies suck at innovation because they suck at change. There you go, there is the entire article in a single sentence. Please click the like button or leave a comment on your way out, and I’ll turn out the lights. I’m actually serious, but… Continue reading

Posted in Feature Of The Week | Leave a comment

Nature’s innovation strategies have been optimized over billions of years. She has developed a number of distinct approaches to innovation, and these strategies are strongly influenced by the speed and cost of prototyping, and how fast the surrounding environment changes. Can we learn from this, and make our own innovation strategies more targeted and responsive? Continue reading

Posted in Build Capability, Cognition, Innovation | Leave a comment

There is no British Apple, Google or IBM. In fact, only one company on the FTSE 100 is a computer firm. The story of how that happened is more than a mere historical curiosity, but offers important lessons for how to foster technology and innovation. Continue reading

Posted in Innovation | Leave a comment

Based on our experience, we know that three key things must be in place for innovation to flourish. If innovation is to become the No. 1 strategy priority to drive growth and wealth creation, these three ingredients must be in place. Continue reading

Posted in Innovation | Leave a comment
4 Ways to Survive and Thrive in the Era of Black Swans

About eight years ago, I had a profound professional awakening. In a moment of clarity, I realized that the world was changing far more rapidly than I had ever imagined. I recognized that the traditionally staid world of market research would be turned upside down by a series of cultural and technological currents that would permanently change the landscape and future of an industry. Continue reading

Posted in Innovation, Technology | Leave a comment

The Innovation Engine is a podcast series that discusses innovation through the lenses of corporate leadership, company culture, and emerging trends and technologies. This episode features Doug WIlliams of InnovationExcellence.com Continue reading

Posted in Innovation, Management, People & Skills | Leave a comment